Secretary Bird (Photograph Courtesy Gerald and Buff Corsi, California Academy of Sciences Copyright 2000)

Secretary Bird (Photograph Courtesy Gerald and Buff Corsi, California Academy of Sciences Copyright 2000)

Secretary Birds are the only bird of prey with terrestrial habits. In a single day they can walk distances of up to twenty miles and even when being chased they will depend upon their speed on the ground to escape, being reluctant to take flight.

Photograph Courtesy:

Gerald & Buff Corsi, California Academy of Sciences (Copyright 2000)

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